Costa Unit Manager - Ipswich

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/1747291/108656/SC
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2022
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: IPSWICH
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £30,000 plus excellent benefits, depending on experience
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Costa Manager to oversee multiple retail outlets for Compass.!

What we'll give:

Costa Coffee Unit Manager

  • £30,000 per year (depending on experience)
  • To work 5 out of 7 days, 40 hours per week
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork
  • Access to a wide range of programs to train and develop you
  • Pension contribution
More about the role:

As Unit Manager you will oversee three Branded operations: A licensed Costa outlet & 2 Compass Branded Deli Marche. You will be responsible for 20 staff across the 7 day operation to achieve the forecasted sales of around £20k per week.

As Unit Manager you will organise and supervise the unit in accordance to the standards required by Compass, the contract specification and statutory Regulations.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced Costa Manager to lead the team to deliver a profitable store and ensure all budget targets and KPI's are not just achieved, but exceeded. 

This is a great opportunity to manage a new contract for Compass whilst overseeing a multi outlet operation.

You will have previous experience of managing a team, within a Costa operation, with a proven track record of consistently delivering excellence. 

Who you are:

As the Unit Manager ,you will be leading and driving the team to complete their given tasks. The Unit Manager inspires and encourages teamwork as well as setting an outstanding example. Previous experience in unit management is ideal in this role!

If you're enthusiastic, driven and encourage teams to develop, this is the role for you! Apply today and help us to continue our story of success and growth! 


  • Licensed Costa experience
  • Experience of managing a multi outlet brand operation
  • Good knowledge and experience of working with food
  • People Management
  • Communication
  • Results Orientation
  • Holding others accountable
  • Understanding Customers
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Good knowledge of food production methods and procedures
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self motivated and ability to adapt to a changing environment
Who we are:

As part of Compass, you have the opportunity to work behind the scenes at sports and leisure events, oilrigs and military bases, and in the heart of schools, hospitals, care homes, client offices and boardrooms - some 6,000+ locations across the UK and Ireland.

We do it all and so could you. Apply now and join the family!

We are an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all employees.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.